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Storm video from Saturday night (lots of lightning)

There’s a big storm north of Jamestown right now. I posted a video of the lightning as seen from southwest Jamestown. This link should take you there. I’ll also try to embed it below. It’s not as easy as usual … Continue reading

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Watch this guy trash every state (including N.D., twice)

So this guy made a video of himself going to every state and stating a stereotype about each one. Every state gets it, but North Dakota gets twice the trash.

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Working on getting married

My fiancee and I have been meeting with the Rev. Joe Barrett, the priest at St. James Basilica who will officiate our wedding in September, for marriage counseling classes. On Sunday, we met and talked for well over an hour … Continue reading

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This is how Minnesotans allegedly deal with bears

According to this video’s description on Youtube.com, it was recorded in September in northwest Minnesota. I ask the better-informed readers out there to look at it and tell me if they know more about it than I do, which is … Continue reading

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Column: It’s up to you to preserve the stories of your family

This column was originally published Dec. 23, 2010, in The Jamestown Sun. This weekend, families across much of the world will come together to celebrate the holidays. They’ll share much over the holiday, including food, gifts and stories. The food … Continue reading

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My grandmother’s story of ‘The Chickens’

Here is the video of Patricia Hund retelling her story of plotting against her parents’ chickens when she was a child during the Great Depression. I’m sorry the audio quality isn’t better.

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Tom Waits among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

The next inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were announced today, and I was happy to see Tom Waits was among the artists who will be honored this spring. Waits is a bit of a different sort … Continue reading

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Weather reports from Minnesota

Areavoices blogger Jannet Walsh, who blogs at Minnesota Native Daughter, has been doing some interesting work with a video recorder. Here is one of her videos, and you can see plenty more on her blog. Walsh posts from Murdock, Minn., which … Continue reading

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Songs worth sharing: Two great Weezer numbers

Ben Rodgers seems rather partial to Weezer’s “Buddy Holly” video. Here are two of the band’s songs, and videos, that I think are better. First, “Keep Fishin’,” which includes the Muppets, and as such is naturally awesome. The second is … Continue reading

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Song worth sharing: Letter to me

I’m going to be gone until Monday. Until then, here’s a song that I’d wish I could have heard back when I was in high school — especially the line “And I’d end by saying have no fear, these are … Continue reading

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